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Virtual + Strategic HR: Oct 21-22 & 28, 2020


Attendee Guide & FAQ

Attendee Guide & FAQ

Here’s a 2020 attendee guide to frequently asked questions plus, other key Retreat information. Please visit this page frequently for updates and Contact the Retreat Team with your questions. 

New to Strategic HR? If you are interested in a one-on-one conversation on how to make the most of your Retreat experience, email Info@StrategicHRus.com and we’ll schedule a call.

What do you get with a conference pass?

  • Attendee registration includes:
    • LIVE Keynote Sessions
    • LIVE Forum Discussions
    • Reception & Networking Time
      • Small group “roundtable” sessions and one-on-one “speed networking” through an easy-to-use video chat.
    • HR EXPO Booths
      • Visit sponsor booths to see contact information, product offerings, videos, weblinks, and more
    • On-Demand Recorded Sessions
      • ALL SESSIONS will be recorded and available on-demand for attendees after the event.
    • Strategic HR Online Community
      • Before, during, and after the event – membership to an exclusive online community for Senior HR professionals.
      • The community will include:
        • 2020 Strategic HR Conference Content
        • Participatory Community Discussion Forums to connect with peers across the nation
        • A Virtual EXPO Resource Center
        • And more!
  • PLUS, if you register by July 31 – join us for the HR Bookclub Series.

The Mobile App

  • Dramatically enhance your efficiency, mobility, and networking before, during, and after the Retreat! With our Mobile App, everything about the Retreat is available on that smartphone or tablet you are already carrying AND accessible via computer or laptop. You’ll have instant access to the schedule, session materials, virtual business cards for networking with fellow attendees, contact information for speakers, sponsors, and more!

Need Session Materials?

  • Session materials are made available through the Online Community and Mobile App. Session materials are not made available in paper form. You have the ability to access the materials from your desktop and print items you wish. Feel free to contact us with any questions!

Recertification Numbers

  • We are in the process of submitting the 2020 program for credit approval.
    • SHRM RECERTIFICATION: We are a SHRM preferred provider. The 2020 program will be submitted for 15.75 PDC’s towards SHRM CP and SCP recertification.
    • HRCI RECERTIFICATION: We will apply for 15.75 GENERAL credits for PHR and SPHR, and 12.5 BUSINESS credits towards SPHR recertification.


  • Visit the HR Marketplace. Our Retreat sponsors are not only supporting the HR community, but they are also your business partners and may have the solution to your organization’s needs. Get to know our business partners BEFORE THE EVENT. Invest time to get to know our solution providers in person. Who knows, you may win something fabulous!

MAKE CONNECTIONS, with your local SHRM State Council and Chapter and your fellow HR peers. 

  • We work hard to provide the best HR education and a memorable Retreat experience, but much of the value of this Retreat is in your hands. Share your special HR talents and tips with your peers. There is a local HR chapter near you. TAKE A PEEK. Attendees will also have access to the Online Community in September to engage in discussions and make connections.

Cancellation/Attendance Change Policy

  • A registrant unable to attend may send a replacement. Attendee passes may NOT be split among multiple replacements. A registrant who cancels prior to October 1 may take a credit towards next year’s Retreat. NO REFUNDS. Attendee cancellations and name changes can be made by contacting us at Info@strategichrus.com  | (207) 761-8350

Circle back to the STRATEGIC HR TEAM with any questions on these event experiences or to learn more about how to make the most out of your conference experience.